The opinion CDR 4527/2014 is adopted at the CoR plenary session
A debate took place between V-ce President Timmermans at the CoR plenary session
Rapporteur was a speaker at the Commission's conference on "The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union: assessing and responding to the training needs of legal practitioners and public officials"
Publication of a booklet "Making rights real – a guide for local and regional authorities" in cooperation with the Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Rapporteur took part in a topical debate on the protection of the rule of law at the joint meeting of the CIVEX commission and the Congress' Governance Committee
CIVEX commission appoints Mr Luc Van den Brande (BE /EPP) as rapporteur for the opinion on " Local and regional authorities in the multilevel protection of the rule of law and fundamental rights in the EU"
publication of a communication "A new EU Framework to strengthen the Rule of Law"